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About La Giraudiere

The whole idea of the La Giraudiere project is for people of all backgrounds, all ages, all nationalities to have the chance to live together learn about each others lifestyle exchange their knowledge, experiences and skills whilst living and working together in France and at the same time helping, improving and adding to the Project for those to come in the future. To see the different types of volunteers work that has been done and what is still required visit our website

Excursion for Volunteers

There is always an opportunity for an Excursion for Volunteers at La Giraudière and on Wednesday, the 31st of August, La Giraudière’s volunteers went on an excusion to Talmont and Royan which ended with a three course meal. There was … Continue reading

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Irish Intern Chooses France

Sarah, from Wexford in Ireland, decided to take up an internship in France after graduating from Trinity College Dublin. Sarah chose France for her first internship as she has an interest in all things French, she recently completed her French … Continue reading

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Volunteers Explore Narbonne

New month, new adventures! After exploring Angoulême, La Giraudière’s volunteers went to explore Narbonne a new region in France. From 17th to 21st June, the volunteers took part at the “Welcome Seminar” in Narbonne, Occitane region. Explore Narbonne This seminar … Continue reading

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Volunteers hold an Open Day in La Giraudiere

On June 26th, La Giraudière held its open day. The purpose of the event was to discover all the hidden dimensions of entrepreneurship. Since last May, the association Les Amis de la Giraudière is carrying out the project ”Recognizing Young … Continue reading

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Canadian Volunteer on Sabbatical in France

Edmond came to us from Canada where he had decided to take a years sabbical from his adminstrative job. He was looking for a volunteering role in France where he could immerse himself in the French countryside and live like … Continue reading

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